Where is Well?

Well is located in the county of North Yorkshire, Yorkshire and the Humber, three miles east of the town of Masham, 17 miles north of the major town of Harrogate, and 197 miles north of London. Well was historically in the county of Yorkshire. Well falls within the district council of Hambleton, under the county council of North Yorkshire. It is in the DL8 postcode district.

Well on a map

Bounding box showing extent of Well
Location of Well within the UK

Which county is Well in?

Well is in the ceremonial county of North Yorkshire, the historic county of Yorkshire, and the administrative county of North Yorkshire.

Ceremonial CountyNorth Yorkshire
Historic CountyYorkshire
Administrative CountyNorth Yorkshire

Where is Well in North Yorkshire?

Well is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of North Yorkshire, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of North Yorkshire.

Location of Well within North Yorkshire

What is the postcode for Well?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Well is DL8 2QE.

Where is Well in DL8?

Well is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the DL8 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the DL8 postcode district.

Location of Well within DL8

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What is the latitude and longitude of Well?

The centre of Well is located at position 54.23216° latitude and -1.59241° longitude.

Latitude54.23216°
Longitude-1.59241°

What is the easting and northing of Well?

The centre of Well is located at the grid reference easting 426667 and northing 481905 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting426667
Northing481905

What are the nearest towns to Well?

Position of Well relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Well to the centre of the town.

3m
Well is 3 miles east of Masham
4m
Well is 4 miles south of Bedale
9m
Well is 9 miles south-east of Middleham
10m
Well is 10 miles south-west of Northallerton
10m
Well is 10 miles west of Thirsk
11m
Well is 11 miles south-east of Leyburn
12m
Well is 12 miles north-east of Pateley Bridge
12m
Well is 12 miles north-west of Boroughbridge
13m
Well is 13 miles south-east of Richmond
16m
Well is 16 miles north of Knaresborough

What are the nearest cities to Well?

Position of Well relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Well to the centre of the city.

7m
Well is 7 miles north-west of Ripon
28m
Well is 28 miles north-west of York
30m
Well is 30 miles north of Leeds
31m
Well is 31 miles north of Bradford
38m
Well is 38 miles south of Durham
38m
Well is 38 miles north of Wakefield
47m
Well is 47 miles south of Sunderland
51m
Well is 51 miles east of Lancaster
52m
Well is 52 miles south of Newcastle upon Tyne
56m
Well is 56 miles north-east of Preston